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Department BPS ring around a welcome reminder
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The Department of Agriculture called farmers in the final hours of the BPS application window.
18 May 2022 Dealer
Cork farms up for lease
The Dealer hears that the farms are expected to be offered for lease in the coming weeks
18 May 2022 Dealer
Big bucks in Balmoral
The Dealer was watching a few Irish-bred cattle to see how they got on last week.
No easy fix to fixed milk price problems
While Lakeland has delivered a solution that at least stops the bleeding if not healing the wound, can other co-ops find solutions for fixed milk price participants?
18 May 2022 Dealer
The Kerry board with nobody from Kerry
After the recent AGM of Kerry plc, the board has a different twist with no farmers present on the board for the very first time.
11 May 2022 Dealer
Politics at play at Fine Gael farming gig
The new agriculture forum's elected chair Eddie Downey was backed by Helen McEntee, while Pat Deering received support from McEntee's erstwhile Meath east running mate, Regina Doherty.
11 May 2022 Dealer
Delay offers a chance to defuse veterinary medicines timebomb
Farmers, vets and merchants all have concerns around the National Veterinary Prescribing System that need to be allayed.
11 May 2022 Dealer
£180,000 for Limousin bull Rambo
It was a memorable weekend for first-time Welsh exhibitor Gerwyn Jones in Carlisle when he sold his Limousin bull for £180,000.
11 May 2022 Dealer
Will there be a tillage summit?
A tillage summit was mentioned at the third meeting of the national fodder and food security committee.
4 May 2022 Dealer
Gateflation is alive and well
The Dealer recently decided to invest in a few gates and was left shocked by the price.
4 May 2022 Dealer
Search on for Teagasc head of advisory
The next head of advisory at Teagasc will have their hands full, with a new CAP next year bringing a raft of new schemes with it.
4 May 2022 Dealer
Is Eamon heading west for a day in the bog?
The Dealer can only guess at how sour the Soldiers of Destiny must have been during last week's Dáil vote.
4 May 2022 Dealer